Dr. Liz Arbittier encourages owners and caretakers of senior horses to call their vet if they notice any changes in health or behavior, even when it seems minor, to identify issues and begin treatment early. Here's what to watch for. The post Senior Horse Health Problems: What to Watch For appeared first on The Horse.
Attention to certain details during exams and careful consideration of test results can help a veterinarian arrive at a diagnosis, making way for an appropriate management. The post Is Muscle Disease is Contributing to a Horse’s Poor Performance? appeared first on The Horse.
In some scenarios, such as when working in developing countries, veterinarians might not have access to powerful drugs or firearms to euthanize horses, one veterinarian says. The post Vet: Practitioners Need Alternative Methods of Euthanizing Horses appeared first on The Horse.
The modern horse’s dentition result from millions of years of evolution in response to changing food sources and climates. Likewise, how veterinarians treat today's equine teeth must evolve and improve constantly. The post The Evolution of Equids and Dental Work appeared first on The Horse.